Where We Dwell Is Changing Fast
American Home Ownership Has Declined To 66 Percent Today
Wednesday, April 11, 2012
Time to live, Out on my own; But economics Keep me home. Owning your own home makes a lot of sense. Or at least it did, back when workers enjoyed steady jobs and when mortgages were owned by the bank downtown. There's security in knowing what your monthly payment will be for the next 30 years and that no rapacious landlord can jack up your rent.
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Opinion, Pages 4 on 04/11/2012